Valentine Ideas & more | I’m Lovin’ It Wrap Up


WOW! I was just blown away by all of the great posts linked up this week for I’m Lovin’ It!  I had a hard time choosing just a few to feature…….so I went a little over board this week.  With Valentines Day less than a month away, there were a lot of Valentine’s Days Ideas; treats, crafts, printables and more linked up!  Here’s a few that caught my eye……….

Valentines Day Food and Crafts

Valentines Day food and crafts

Cherry Almond Valentine Cake from Bird on a Cake | Free Printable Valentine Bingo at Mae Oodle | Sweetheart Napkin Rings at Echos of Laughter | Candy Cane Hearts from Nest of Posies | Vanilla Bean and Cherry Icebox Cookies at Shugary Sweets | Valentine Snow Globe at Whipper Berry


Valentines Day crafts and food

Valentines Classroom Pack Freebie from Shindig Parties | Strawberry Heart “Oreo” Cookies from Thirty Handmade Days | Peppermint Chocolate Ice Cream Pie at Pennies and Blessings | Free Valentines Day Coloring Page from Projects for Preschoolers | Paper Straw Bracelets Valentine Craft at Living Locurto | Valentines Day Burlap Wordle at Domestically Speaking

There were some inspiring ideas for your home

Ideas for the Home

Tiny House, Big Space: Small House Organizing at Organizing Made Fun | Stenciled Accent Wall at A Pumpkin and a Princess | DIY Polaroid Magnets at Learn with Jenny |  DIY Pendant Kitchen Lights at Tatertots and Jello


and tasty recipes for you tummy

Fabulous Food

Mike’s Favorite Waffles at Dine and Dish | Orange Pushup Smoothie at Love Veggies and Yoga | Groundhog Day Cupcake Push Pops from Sweetology | Hot Cocoa Cookies from Munchkin Munchies | Vanilla Sugar Palmiers at U Try It | Guacamole Grilled Cheese Sandwich from Two Peas and Their Pod



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26 Responses to “Valentine Ideas & more | I’m Lovin’ It Wrap Up”

  1. sue @ Cakeballs, cookies and more posted on January 15, 2012 at 10:15 am (#)

    lots of great stuff!

  2. Laura Putnam posted on January 15, 2012 at 11:00 am (#)

    I love the way you collage your wrap ups! Great group!

    Take care, Laura

  3. Jenny Meyerson posted on January 15, 2012 at 11:01 am (#)

    What a wonderful Sunday morning surprise to be included with such a fantastic group of crafters, bakers, and bloggers. I think I let out a squeal! Thanks for all the additional links. I have some crafting and cooking to do today! Thanks again Cheryl.

  4. Crystal posted on January 15, 2012 at 11:18 am (#)

    Thank you so much for featuring my stenciled wall. I hope you’ve had a great weekend!

  5. Mique posted on January 15, 2012 at 11:29 am (#)

    Thanks for featuring my cookies Cheryl! xo

  6. trisha posted on January 15, 2012 at 11:47 am (#)

    Cheryl – biggest thanks for one of the biggest milestones for me as a blogger…..being FEATURED by YOU!!! WOW! I am humbled. THANKS!

  7. Angie@Echoes of Laughter Blog posted on January 15, 2012 at 11:54 am (#)

    Hi Cheryl! Thank you so much for featuring my sweetheart napkin rings! All of the projects are fabulous and I plan to make a few things you featured! Have a wonderful week! Angie xo

  8. Maria posted on January 15, 2012 at 12:34 pm (#)

    So many cute Valentine’s ideas! Thanks for featuring our Guacamole Grilled Cheese!

  9. Paula posted on January 15, 2012 at 12:37 pm (#)

    What a great wrap-up. TidyMom…your one stop place for Valentine ideas with everything from cards to cakes and cookies!

  10. Amy @ uTryIt posted on January 15, 2012 at 12:57 pm (#)

    Thank you sooo much for featuring my Vanilla Sugar Palmier recipe. :) Really appreciate that. All the other Valentine’s Day recipes and crafts are amazing. I’m going browse around more for inspiration. Thank you again for hosting the linky party! Have a wonderful day.

  11. Amanda posted on January 15, 2012 at 1:05 pm (#)

    Look at all the amazing ideas and food and crafts! Seriously, you have some of the most creative and brilliant readers!

  12. Averie @ Love Veggies and Yoga posted on January 15, 2012 at 1:22 pm (#)

    Thanks for linking up my Orange Pushup Smoothie, Cheryl! And that guac grilled sammie of Maria’s…I’ve been eyeing that thing all week since she posted it. Yum!

    Thanks for all the fun links and ideas!

  13. Robin @ Bird On A Cake posted on January 15, 2012 at 1:27 pm (#)

    Thanks so much for featuring my cake, Cheryl! I’m definitely in good company with all the great ideas in your wrap up. I need to try some of those recipes! :0)

  14. Aimee @ ShugarySweets posted on January 15, 2012 at 2:22 pm (#)

    Cheryl, thanks for the feature this week!! Love the wrap up and all the great ideas!

  15. Jen @ My Kitchen Addiction posted on January 15, 2012 at 9:47 pm (#)

    Love these! This is a good reminder that I need to start thinking about Valentine’s Day :)

  16. Cookin' Canuck posted on January 15, 2012 at 10:39 pm (#)

    There are so many great idea here, Cheryl – for Valentine’s Day and any day of the week.

  17. nest of posies posted on January 16, 2012 at 11:51 am (#)

    this is one of the brightest post i’ve seen in a long time. love it!

    thanks for including the candy cane hearts! omg – there’s so much good stuff out there. incredible.


  18. Mandy posted on January 16, 2012 at 8:41 pm (#)

    Thanks so much for including the Peppermint Ice Cream pie from Pennies & Blessings! :) Such a great looking group of posts to check out too!!

  19. Kristen posted on January 16, 2012 at 10:06 pm (#)

    So many great links! Thanks for featuring my brothers favorite waffles :)

  20. Lisa @ Stop and Smell the Chocolates posted on January 17, 2012 at 2:09 am (#)

    Such a great group of fun stuff! Honored to have my ice cream pie included. Thank you!

  21. Maryann @ Domestically Speaking posted on January 17, 2012 at 12:21 pm (#)

    Thanks for the shout-out on my Valentine’s Day burlap Cheryl! Hope you have a fabulous week.

  22. Sue posted on January 19, 2012 at 10:24 pm (#)

    Wow, what a grand wrap-up! Thanks so much for including my Hot Cocoa Cookies! XOXO!

  23. Carrie posted on January 20, 2012 at 3:52 pm (#)

    Thanks for hosting the party!

  24. jen @ Tatertots & Jello posted on January 27, 2013 at 9:07 pm (#)

    Thanks so much for featuring my Valentine’s Day bunting Cheryl!! I loved all of the ideas you featured. SO fun and inspiring!!



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